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Class of 2017 most diverse in university history

Class of 2017 most diverse in university history

By Brian Cook Transcript Reporter No matter what the class of 2017 ends up achieving, it has already made history at Ohio Wesleyan. According to Rebecca Eckstein, vice-president of Enrollment and Strategic Communication, this year’s incoming class is more diverse [...]

September 22, 2013 News
Students to re-enact Trail of Tears

Students to re-enact Trail of Tears

By Spenser Hickey News Editor “School children of today do not know that we are living on lands that were taken from a helpless race at the bayonet point to satisfy the white man’s greed,” said retired private John G. [...]

September 22, 2013 News
University names new Academic Affairs dean

University names new Academic Affairs dean

By Philippe Chauveau Ohio Wesleyan welcomed Dr. Martin J. Eisenberg as the new Dean of Academic Affairs this summer. Eisenberg earned a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in economics is joining the OWU administration after working at Truman University [...]

September 15, 2013 News
Club Fair

Club Fair

By Sara Schneider Over 70 clubs were represented at last Wednesday’s Fall Club Fair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the JAYwalk. Each semester the Student Involvement Office hosts a club fair to provide an opportunity for students to [...]

September 15, 2013 News
Campus Bike Thefts

Campus Bike Thefts

By Sadie Slager A string of on-campus bike thefts has left several students without their preferred mode of transportation or sense of security. Senior Erika Kazi said she knows of at least 10 bike thefts that have occurred on campus [...]

September 15, 2013 News
Sorority Fall Recruitment

Sorority Fall Recruitment

By Jija Dutt Thirty-three percent of women on campus are in a Greek organization, and after recruitment this fall, even more women will become part of the Greek community. Informal recruitment, which takes place in the fall semester of every [...]

September 15, 2013 News
Counseling Services Overhaul

Counseling Services Overhaul

By Emily Feldmesser When Ohio Wesleyan students arrived back on campus after a summer away, many were shocked to hear two counselors, Drs. Colleen Cook and Eric Johnson, had left. Cook, for former director of Counseling Services at OWU, to [...]

September 15, 2013 News
Transparency of the Greek Community

Transparency of the Greek Community

By Marilyn Baer and Taylor Smith According to the university website, Ohio Wesleyan monitors over 120 student organizations on campus, 17 of which are Greek. These fraternities and sororities are private organizations that commit themselves to community service, bettering their [...]

September 15, 2013 News

In the Zone: Retail builders vie for permission to develop Delaware County land

By Marissa Alfano, Tim Alford and Brittany Vickers Transcript Reporters Directly off the Delaware-Sunbury exit of Interstate 71 lies a swampy, unkempt tract of land behind a Burger King.  Across the street is an undeveloped 88-acre quadrant with NorthGate signs [...]

July 15, 2013 News
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Changes to housing memorandum frustrate fraternities

By Elizabeth Childers In 2010, when Ohio Wesleyan took over ownership of the fraternity houses on Williams Drive, it was decided that there needed to be an agreement between the Fraternities, their alumni, Residential Life (ResLife), campus foodservice provider Chartwells [...]

June 8, 2013 News